dextr-

combining form
variants: or dextro-

Definition of dextr-

1 :right :on or toward the right
  • dextrorotatory
2 usually dextro- :dextrorotatory
  • dextroamphetamine

Origin and Etymology of dextr-

Latin dextr-, dexter


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